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de Vette, Willem (author)
The growth of e-commerce has increased the demand for last-mile delivery. This increased demand<br/>poses the sector of last-mile delivery with challenges such as traffic congestion, route optimization and environmental concerns. Delivery to a Service Point or a Parcel Locker, self-collection alternatives, have to potential to address these...
master thesis 2023
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de Bok, M.A. (author), Thoen, Sebastiaan (author), Eggers, Larissa (author)
1. Overview and motivation<br/>E-commerce is a rapidly developing segment within urban goods transportation. While currently making up only 5.5% of all kilometers driven by vans in the Netherlands (CBS, 2018), this segment is experiencing rapid growth. For example, in the Netherlands, the volume of parcel deliveries grew by 20% in 2018 (ACM,...
poster 2022
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Molin, E.J.E. (author), Kosicki, Matthijs (author), van Duin, Ron (author)
In the Netherlands, as in many other densely populated countries, home delivery is the dominant way of delivering online ordered parcels. This is mainly because big retail companies offer this delivery option for free. Due to the expansion of e-commerce, home delivery that typically makes use of diesel vans puts increasing pressure on logistics...
journal article 2022
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Blom, H.A.P. (author), Jiang, C. (author)
The unique capabilities of an Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) creates opportunities for commercial services. The key question is what is an acceptable level of risk posed to third parties on the ground that have no direct benefit from commercial UAS flights. In literature the common view is that an acceptable level of Third Party Risk (TPR) posed...
conference paper 2021
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Blom, H.A.P. (author), Jiang, C. (author), Grimme, W.B.A. (author), Mitici, M.A. (author), Cheung, Yuk S. (author)
Commercial aviation distinguishes three indicators for third party risk (TPR): i) Expected number of ground fatalities per aircraft flight hour; ii) Individual risk; and iii) Societal risk. The latter two indicators stem from TPR posed to population by operation of hazardous installations. Literature on TPR of Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS)...
journal article 2021
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Valdivia, Diego (author)
The rise of e-commerce has led to a congested last-mile delivery paradigm. Increasing customer expectations have pushed carriers into a delivery market with diminishing profitability. Furthermore, the current state of last-mile delivery has high societal costs in congestion and environmental impact. To address these challenges, scientists in the...
master thesis 2020
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van Duurling, Koen (author)
E-commerce has grown rapidly worldwide over the past decade and thus more parcels are shipped into urban areas. The last mile delivery of these parcels into an urban area create big problems such as congestion and pollution. In order to tackle these problems new solutions have been found by either changing the operations of the system or using...
master thesis 2020
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van Eijkelenburg, M.C.M. (author)
The e-commerce market is growing rapidly in the last decade. The growth of this industry is causing several challenges. These include a larger number of parcels delivered at service points and the CO2 emitted in the parcel delivery. Especially the last mile delivery is a CO2 intensive process. The sector is innovating to reduce their emissions,...
master thesis 2020
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Kosicki, Matthijs (author)
The rise of e-commerce makes shopping easier than ever. It also puts pressure on logistic service providers, their employees, traffic and the environment. Parcel deliveries to service points or parcel lockers could release some of this pressure. However, service points are only scarcely used by Dutch consumers, while parcel lockers still lack a...
master thesis 2020
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van Duin, Ron (author), Enserink, B. (author), Daleman, J.J. (author), Vaandrager, M. (author)
The GHG-emissions of the transport sector are still increasing. This trend isaccompanied by the strong growth of the e-commerce sector, leading to moretransport movements on our road networks. In order to mitigate theexternalities of the e-commerce related parcel delivery market and try tomake it more sustainable, the following research question...
book chapter 2020
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van Duin, Ron (author), Wiegmans, B. (author), van Arem, B. (author), van Amstel, Y.A. (author)
E-commerce is still a strong growing segment with fierce competition among parcel delivery service providers. To stay ahead of the competitors innovation is necessary. Currently, parcels are being delivered with large delivery vans which will usually deliver single parcels to doorsteps of their customers. This so called 'last mile delivery'...
journal article 2020
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van Duin, Ron (author), Vlot, T.S. (author), Tavasszy, Lorant (author), Duinkerken, M.B. (author), van Dijk, Bernd (author)
Parcel delivery operators experience an increasing pressure to meet the strongly growing demand for delivery services, while protecting city livability and the environment. Improving the performance of the last mile of delivery is considered key in meeting this challenge as it forms the most inefficient, expensive, and environmentally unfriendly...
journal article 2020
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van Duin, Ron (author), Wiegmans, B. (author), van Arem, B. (author), van Amstel, Yorick (author)
E-commerce is still a strong growing segment with fierce competition among the parcel delivery service providers. To stay ahead of the competitors innovation is necessary. Currently, parcels are being delivered with large delivery vans which will usually deliver single parcels to doorsteps of their customers. This so called last mile is the most...
conference paper 2019
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van Duin, Ron (author), Wiegmans, B. (author), Tavasszy, Lorant (author), Hendriks, Birgit (author), He, Yunzhu (author)
Five years ago the project Cargo Hitching started with the goal to use the unused capacity of public transport passenger vehicles for freight and parcel transport. Like many new city logistics initiatives it is a difficult challenge to setup a profitable private business model. A rural pilot project was developed in the East of the Netherlands,...
journal article 2019
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van Duin, Ron (author), Wiegmans, B. (author), Tavasszy, Lorant (author), Hendriks, B. (author), He, Y. (author)
Five years ago the project Cargo Hitching started with the goal to use the unused capacity of public transport passenger vehicles for freight and parcel transport. Like many new city logistics initiatives it is a difficult challenge to setup a profitable private business model. A rural pilot project was developed in the East of the Netherlands,...
conference paper 2018
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Snijdoodt, A.M. (author)
The growth of competitors in the consumer-to-consumer market pressures PostNL - a Dutch mail, parcel and e-commerce corporation – to develop new ways to ensure their market share. Nowadays, PostNL is responsible for the delivery of almost 156 million parcels per year. The consumer-to-consumer (C2C) market consists of almost 5 million consumers...
master thesis 2017
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